Vicky Kaushal announces virtual game night to raise funds for daily wage workers
The campaign aims to raise Rs. 5 lakh to provide 1 weekly kit to 1000 families
Vicky Kaushal has invited his fans for a virtual game night to raise funds during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants can log on to Fankind.org/Vicky to make their donations. Three selected donors will get a chance to play games with Vicky over a video call.
The initiative is a combined effort by Anshula Kapoor’s fundraising platform Fankind and GiveIndia to weekly ration kits to daily wage workers. The campaign aims to raise Rs. 5 lakh to provide 1 weekly kit to 1000 families. The kits will be of ₹500 each containing daal, rice, salt, aata, tea, sugar, masala, etc. Previously, Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra had also collaborated with Fankind to raise funds amidst the lockdown.
Amp up the fun with a virtual games night with @vickykaushal09— fankindofficial (@FankindOfficial) May 13, 2020
Log onto https://t.co/UmKHQ8tGCg & contribute to provide ration kits to labourers affected by coronavirus
A.T.E Chandra foundation will add 25% of the total donations we raise as a matching amount | @GiveIndia pic.twitter.com/ZrZSWxjGZp
“Our daily wage workers are going through a lot of stress,” Vicky shared in a video. “They are not just battling COVID-19 but also fighting for survival. Even a little contribution from your end can make a big difference in their lives.”